Field of Study, Earnings, and Self-Selection

This article examines the labor market payoffs to different types of postsecondary education, including field and institution of study. Instrumental variables (IV) estimation of the payoff to choosing one type of education compared to another is made particularly challenging by individuals choosing...

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Volume: 131
Main Author: Kirkeboen, Lars J
Leuven, Edwin
Mogstad, Magne
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: CARY OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC 2016
Oxford University Press
published in: The Quarterly journal of economics Vol. 131; no. 3; pp. 1057 - 1111
Data of publication: 2016
ISSN: 0033-5533
1531-4650
1531-4650
EISSN: 1531-4650
Discipline: Economics
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